The International Design Registration System is available from May 13, 2015The Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement, which stipulates the International Registration System for industrial designs, officially entered into force in Japan. Therefore, design rights can be acquired and managed in multiple member countries through simple procedures at low cost using this system.
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